Pressure induced octahedral tilting distortion in Ba2YTaO 6

Michael W. Lufaso, René B. Macquart, Yongjae Lee, Thomas Vogt, Hans Conrad Zur Loye

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Herein we communicate the first example of a pressure induced octahedral tilting distortion in a double perovskite phase, which was observed during the structural characterization of Ba2YTaO6 using high-pressure synchrotron X-ray powder diffraction.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)168-170
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2006

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry


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